- gjafgöltr (gjafgǫltr)
- gjafgöltr, m. Galte som gjødes, er gjødet,fedet. Landsl. 9, 372.
Part of speech: m
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, gjafgöltr may be more accurately written as gjafgǫltr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᛁᛆᚠᚵᚯᛚᛏᚱ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.
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